About

This site is my thoughts about engineering and design. I believe the world is changing and we do not need bigger dams, taller buildings, wider freeways, more shopping malls. We are not going to build our way out of the problems we face. Instead we need to rethink how we do engineering to meet the world’s needs. There are other ways. Perhaps looking at how nature solves a similar problem; perhaps listening to the perspectives of architects and other design disciplines more; perhaps asking: is it really needed anyway?

This is still engineering, its what I call the new engineering. In this journal I hope to explore and chronicle how we can make the change.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s